NTSB Identification: SEA85LA038.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26681.
Accident occurred Monday, December 31, 1984 in PORT TOWNSEND, WA
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N4502E
Injuries: 2 Minor.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE PLT STATED THAT ONCE AIRBORNE DURING TAKEOFF, THE LEFT WING DROPPED. PLT ATTEMPTED REMEDIAL ACTION, HOWEVER, THE ACFT CONTACTED THE LEFT SIDE OF THE TAXIWAY IN A NOSE DOWN, LEFT WING LOW ATTITUDE.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

AIRSPEED(VS)..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LIFT-OFF..PREMATURE..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY/LANDING AREA CONDITION..SNOW COVERED

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